Wilmington, Del. - September 29, 2015

My Digital Shield Hires Channel Industry Veteran Stuart Selbst as Vice President of Channel Sales

Security-as-a-Service Provider expands its executive team to accelerate its presence in the IT channel and further strengthen its partner program

My Digital Shield® (MDS), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) for small businesses, today announced that Stuart Selbst, a channel industry veteran, has joined its executive team as vice president of channel sales. In this role, Selbst will be responsible for overseeing marketing and sales operations, strengthening MDS’ partner network and helping further its presence throughout the channel.

With more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry and expertise in the professional services automation and managed service provider arenas, Selbst brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at MDS. As a well-respected industry leader and speaker, Selbst joins MDS after serving as the managing partner of Stuart Selbst Consulting, LLC, a firm that offers executive-level business coaching and consulting across the technology industry, including firms in the U.S., U.K. and Australia.

“My Digital Shield’s small business cyber security solution offers such a unique opportunity for channel partners to leverage among their existing customers,” said Selbst. “I look forward to leveraging my expertise across the channel to help MDS better educate the reseller community on its offering and help IT service providers strengthen their services portfolios with the addition of MDS’ small business cyber security platform.”

Selbst’s experience ranges from work across large corporate enterprise IT departments to starting and successfully managing his own managed services business. Selbst brings expertise in the areas of network design, security and compliance of mid-market businesses. An industry veteran, Selbst has received many awards and accolades over the course of his career, with inclusion in MSP Mentor’s Top 250 Most Influential Industry Executives list from 2009-2012; SMB Nation’s SMB Top 150 list from 2011-2013; and he was most recently added to The VAR Guy’s 50 most influential people list in 2015.

“We are thrilled to have Stu join the team and remain confident that his unparalleled channel experience will play a significant role in helping us accelerate MDS’ expansion among industry partners,” said Andrew Bagrin, founder and CEO of My Digital Shield. “As cyber security continues to gain widespread attention, Stu will leverage his experience to educate partners on the importance of security for the small business market along with predictions on what their return on investment will yield.”

For a full list of MDS’ executive team, visit: http://omninet.wpengine.com/company/.

About My Digital Shield

My Digital Shield (MDS) is a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) that delivers enterprise-level security technology to small businesses. Based on industry-leading unified threat management (UTM) technology, MDS’ customizable cloud-based security solution offers continual protection against cyber threats and intrusion at an affordable price. With no bandwidth pollution, the SECaaS delivery model ensures that the latest virus definitions and threat updates are in use for continual threat assessment. Founded in 2013, MDS serves numerous managed service providers (MSPs) and small businesses in various industries including retail, restaurants, hospitality, and professional services. To learn more, visit omninet.wpengine.com or follow on Twitter@MyDigitalShield.

Michiko Morales
Gabriel Marketing Group
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